Máster en Innovación y Emprendimiento
The Advanced Master in Innovation & Entrepreneurship, AMIE, is addressed to candidates who want to think and act as entrepreneurs and become innovative leaders, for example: to become entrepreneurs or envisage entrepreneurial careers as family business managers; or to join the founding team of a startup or to work as associates in charge of corporate R&D projects; or as consultants to assist companies in the implementation of innovative and creative projects. In fact, the emergence of new technologies and the broadening of global markets create continuous opportunities for new business development and challenge the established market positions. The course is entirely taught in English and has a duration of 12 months starting in September, 6 months held at MIP, Milan and 6 months held at Solvay, Brussels.
4 or 5 year Bachelor´s degree from Accredited Institutions, or 3 year Bachelor´s degree + relevant work experience and an entrepreneurial mind-set
The minimum requirements for the AMIE programme are:
Application form (www.applyformasters.net)
Application fee (€100)
CV or resume in English
Cover letter in English
Copies of University degrees and academic transcripts (Master or Msc with four or five years of study overall or Bachelor Degree of 180 ECTS credits or equivalent, preferably followed by 1-2 years of working experience)
Copy of English certificate (TOEFL, TOEIC or equivalent) for non-native speakers
One letter of recommendation
The Advanced Master in Innovation and Entrepreneurship is aimed at young graduates who want to think and act as entrepreneurs and become innovative leaders.
In fact, the emergence of new technologies and the broadening of global markets create continuous opportunities for new business development and challenge the established market positions.
These are some of the competencies which the Master aims at developing in candidates:
Learn how to develop a new business idea from the concept design to the execution.
Learn to introduce and manage innovations in a cost-effective and sustainable way.
Identify new market and social opportunities for new and existing businesses.
Build your own personal network with managers, investors, designers, entrepreneurs, incubators, and consultants from different industries and countries.
Build managerial and organizational skills, and your capability to work in team.
The programme comprises three experiential modules:
1. The ‘New Venture Lab’ where students will have to act as an entrepreneur to create a business model of start-up from scratch.
2. The ‘Innovation-In-Action Lab’ where they will have to act as a business consultant in one established small or medium enterprise.
3. The ‘Corporate Entrepreneurship Lab’ where they will have to act as a team-member taking part in the launch of a new corporate project.
The course allows you to interact with the Polihub, incubator and co-working space of Politecnico di Milano, and the "Team of Solvay Entrepreneurs", the entrepreneurship center of the Université Libre de Bruxelles.
Italian Angels for Growth, Ericsson and HP are official partners of AMIE.